The Groton Country Club Swim Team

Swim Team Schedule

The 2019 Summer Swim Team season begins on June 17th and ends on August 10th, 2019.  

Cost:

$275 per person

 

Weekday Morning Practices

Monday - Friday mornings (daily) - Practice times will be changed slightly to accommodate enrollment.

7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Seniors (can swim 500 yards without stopping)
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Juniors (can swim 200 yards without stopping)
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Beginners (can swim 25 yards without stopping)

Tuesday and Thursdays Evening Practices

(Reserved for parents who work outside the home and those with children in full day camps) - Practice times will be changed slightly to accommodate enrollment.

5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.   Beginner level swim team members
6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Senior and Junior swim team members

* Although practices are offered daily, this is a low key fun summer activity.  Your child does not need to attend every practice; 3 times a week is recommended.  

Team Communication

All registered swim team participants are added to swim team Google Group, through which they will receive periodic communications from the coaching and management staff.  Your email address will be added to the Google Group upon registration.

Equipment

Team suits can be purchased at the kick-off meeting in June (date TBA).  Goggles, practice suits and other equipment can be purchased at the kick-off meeting.  While we encourage team members who wish to compete to have team suits, they are not required.  Goggles are required for participation on the team and are always in stock and available for purchase. Current price is $14.

The Groton Country Club Swim Team is open to all children from four to eighteen years of age. We will have several home and away meets as well as a Championship Meet.  

Competition

Competition is in the following age groups:
 6 & Under
 7 - 8 years
 9 - 10 years
11 - 12 years
13 - 14 years
15 - 18 years
 

Age-specific Swimming Events

6 & Under:   Swim one length of the pool (25 yards) of freestyle & back-stroke.
7 & 8 years: Swim one length of the pool (25 yards) in freestyle, back-stroke, butterfly, and breaststroke.
9 & 10 years: Swim one length of the pool (25yards) in freestyle, back-stroke breaststroke, butterfly, and the individual medley ( one length of each stroke).
11 - 12 years, 13 - 14 years, 15 - 18 years:  Swim two lengths of the pool in all strokes and the individual medley.  There are open 100's of all strokes.
Relay events: for boys and girls in 2 divisions: 12 and Under and 13 to 18.
Medley relay: Each swimmer does a different stroke.
Free relay: Everyone does the same stroke.

Summer 2019 Swim Meet Schedule

August 10 Championships - Warm Ups 7:45am - at GCC

Will update when new dates are announced

 

Autumn & Winter Swim Team and Lessons

For information on our fall/winter swim lessons and swim team at an indoor facility, please visit www.swimproaquatics.com